Harry E. M. Brandicourt
SVP, Managing Director, Strategic Planning Group
Head of Innovation
Fifth Third Bankcorp
Mr. Brandicourt serves as Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Strategic Planning Group. In addition Mr. Brandicourt leads the Fifth Third Enterprise Innovation Programs. He joined Fifth Third Bank in 2006 and has overseen third party sourcing and strategic partnership relationships with multiple business and service functions within the bank. He and his team were responsible for delivering value in four dimensions: cost reduction, process improvement, revenue opportunities, and risk mitigation practices. In addition Mr. Brandicourt led the strategic sourcing offshore development group establishing overseas operational centers for multiple IT and back office functions.
Prior to joining Fifth Third Bank, Mr. Brandicourt was the Global eBusiness Leader for Kennametal, a leading global supplier of tooling, engineered components and advanced materials that are consumed in production processes. He also previously led IT, engineering, manufacturing, sourcing, strategic planning and procurement teams at Emerson Electric and General Motors.